Swing Sister Swing Cabaret
Grimeborn Festival 2018, Arcola Theatre, London
Dance, music, comedy – what more could you ask for?
Swing, Sister, Swing is a cabaret-inspired show celebrating female choreographers, kick ass musicians and pieces created and inspired by jazz-greats Ella Fitzgerald, Nina Simone and Billie Holiday. Performed to two sold out audiences in the Arcola Main Space, performers explored what it means to be ain a partnership and alone through lindy hop, swing dance, vintage burlesque, song and comedy.
Performers included leading London jazz dancers and musicians: Cat Foley, Tine ‘Machine’ Gatchalian, Nancy Hitzig, Katie Stotter, and European champion chorus-line, London Starlings and were joined by dancers Benjamin Cook and Stephen Atemie.
Running time: 70mins Genre: Cabaret, Theatre, Dance, Improv